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2018 BridgeBuilder Challenge

Let's address urgent global challenges at the intersections of peace, prosperity, and planet in radically new ways.

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Design With Grind Challenge

Use Nike Grind materials to help create new products and a waste-free future.

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Early Childhood Innovation Prize

Help maximize every child’s potential during their first three years of life.

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Impact Created Worldwide

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ideas generated by our community

200+

countries with OpenIDEO participants

59

SOCIAL ISSUES TACKLED TO DATE

$4,200,000

in funding awarded in the last year

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Today’s societal issues are too complex to tackle alone. Through OpenIDEO, people worldwide come together to build on each other’s skills and ideas for good. Check out what our community has been up to.

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